Events

E.g., 2015-08-27
E.g., 2015-08-27

Metal Night: Carnivora / Seven Spires / Framework

Thursday / September 24, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Carnivora, an award-winning metal band from Boston, performs along with Seven Spires and Framework.

Admission: Free

Miette Hope

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

The Lawn on D

Miette Hope is a Boston-based singer-songwriter from Colorado Springs, Colorado who uses her looping pedal and guitar to add textures to her indie pop style.

Admission: Free

Daniel Pugh

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

Nolan Murphy

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

With a killer backing band, voice principal Nolan Murphy presents a vast array of songs ranging from R&B to musical theater in a lean, mean performance guaranteed to blow your mind.

Admission: Free

Seung-Won Lee: No Second Thought

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Alto saxophonist Seung-Won Lee presents an evening of his original compositions.

Admission: Free

Christian Scott

Christian Scott

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Trumpeter, composer, and Berklee alumnus Christian Scott '05 will perform—with audio and video to be recorded for a subsequent NPR Jazz Night in America broadcast—in debut of his new album, joined by a crew of nine of his favorite musicians.

Admission: $20 (Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. ET.)

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Ann Hampton Callaway

Ann Hampton Callaway

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Scullers Jazz Club

Ann Hampton Callaway, the only composer to have officially collaborated with Cole Porter, is a leading voice of the Great American Songbook who has written several songs for recent Barbara Streisand albums.

Admission: $40 (or $80 with dinner included)

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Howard Shore and the Berklee Alumni Composers Consortium

Friday / September 25, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Berklee’s Professional Writing and Technology Division in conjunction with the Berklee Alumni Composers Consortium presents a performance of contemporary art music featuring the concert music of alumnus Howard Shore '69.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

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Berklee City Music students; photo by Kelly Davidson

Berklee City Music All-Stars

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Natixis Global Asset Management Stage

The Berklee City Music All-Star Ensemble is comprised of the best and brightest rising young stars from the Berklee City Music program, a national nonprofit enabling youth from underserved communities to develop musically, academically, socially, and emotionally, primarily through the study of contemporary music.

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Felix Peikli and the Royal Flush Quintet

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Felix Peikli and the Royal Flush Quintet are a unique and unparalleled group of artists under the direction of Peikli, an internationally acclaimed clarinet virtuoso, artist, and entertainer.

Admission: Free

Caili O'Doherty: 'Padme' CD Release

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Capital One Stage

Award-winning pianist and composer Caili O'Doherty celebrates the release of her debut album, Padme, which features a diverse mix of original compositions inspired by her experiences teaching and playing music in North America, Panama, Colombia, and West Africa.

Admission: Free

Carlos Averhoff Jr. and iRESI

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 12:45 p.m.

Natixis Global Asset Management Stage

iRESI is a jazz quartet led by Carlos Averhoff Jr. featuring jazz luminaries Francisco Mela on drums, John Lockwood on bass, and Aruan Ortiz on piano.

Admission: Free

Marty Walsh and the Total Plan

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 1:15 p.m.

Capital One Stage

Marty Walsh is a virtuosic guitar player, formerly of Supertramp, who will perform an eclectic and wide-ranging set drawing on Tom Major's (Entrain) funk and ska roots, Danny Morris's R&B, Matt Jenson's reggae, and Dino Gonovi's jazz and funk influences.

Admission: Free

Omar Thomas Large Ensemble Featuring Stefon Harris

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 1:15 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Educator, arranger, and award-winning composer Omar Thomas performs with his big band, the 18-piece Omar Thomas Large Ensemble, and special guest Stefon Harris.

Admission: Free

Alissia and the Funketeers

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 1:45 p.m.

Natixis Global Asset Management Stage

Bass player, bandleader, and songwriter Alissia serves as the "future face of funk music," according to the Huffington Post.

Admission: Free

ChoroBop

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 2:30 p.m.

Capital One Stage

ChoroBop's music is a melting pot of good influences that calls upon the nuances of bebop jazz with a healthy dose of choro; the trio has recently displayed its energy and finesse at at venues including Carnegie Hall and the Blue Note.

Admission: Free

We Four: Celebrating John Coltrane

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 2:30 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Four jazz luminaries, including National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master and Kind of Blue drummer Jimmy Cobb, join together to lovingly pay tribute to John Coltrane and the music of his time. We Four also includes Javon Jackson (tenor saxophone), George Cables (piano), and John Webber (bass).

Admission: Free

Paige Bryan

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 2:45 p.m.

Natixis Global Asset Management Stage

Singer-songwriter Paige Bryan, winner of a USA Songwriting Competition award, performs; her new EP, A Mile in Stilettos, will be released later this year.

Admission: Free

Steve Bailey (left) and Victor Wooten (right); photo by Dave Green

Berklee Bass Bash with Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 3:30 p.m.

Capital One Stage

Bass virtuosos Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey join forces for a performance not to be missed.

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David Gilmore: Energies of Change

Saturday / September 26, 2015 / 3:45 p.m.

Berklee Stage

David Gilmore performs in support of his latest project, Energies of Change. Gilmore, an associate professor in Berklee's Guitar Department, has recorded and performed with artists including Wayne Shorter, Dave Douglas, Sam Rivers, Steve Coleman, and Cassandra Wilson, among others.

Admission: Free

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